Prevent Watch

Calls for independent review of Government’s Prevent strategy due to ‘mistrust’

Liberal Democrat Baroness Hamwee warned in the Lords that there was “mistrust” of the Prevent strategy.

Lady Hamwee said that keeping it under review internally was not enough and added: “We need to know what is working and what isn’t working.”

Her demand in committee stage debate on the Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill was backed by Green peer Baroness Jones of Moulsecoomb who said there was “mistrust and distrust of Prevent in many places”.

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